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List of Vanessa Lynn Williams Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Soul Food (1997)
12
2
Soul Food
R
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Teri (as Vanessa L. Williams)
Director:
George Tillman Jr.
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Vivica A. Fox, Mekhi Phifer, Nia Long, Vanessa Williams, Malik Yoba
3. Eraser (1996)
10
2
Eraser
R
10
2

U.S. Marshal John Kruger’s job is to wipe out the identities of witnesses under the US witness protection programme. Lee Cullen is one of those he has to protect after she gives out proofs of illegal arms deal by a high profile defense contractor. However, when John figures out that his boss Robert Deguerin is a mole, his own life appears to be at risk.

As:
Cast
Role:
Lee Cullen
Director:
Chuck Russell
Genres:
Drama, Action, Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Arnold Schwarzenegger, James Cromwell, James Coburn, John Slattery, James Caan, Vanessa Williams, Robert Pastorelli
4. Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man (1991)
10
2
Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man
R
10
2

Harley ,and his lifelong friend, Marlboro, decide to help an old friend save his bar from corrupt bankers. However, this only leads them to trouble.

As:
Cast
Director:
Simon Wincer
Genres:
Action, Western, Drama, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Don Johnson, Mickey Rourke, Tia Carrere, Daniel Baldwin, Big John Studd, Giancarlo Esposito, Chelsea Field
6. Shaft (2000)
10
2
Shaft
R
10
2

NYPD Detective John Shaft II arrests Walter Wade, Jr. for the murder of Trey Howard but Wade escapes with a bail. Years later Wade is again arrested by Shaft. Now Shaft must fight corrupt officials, officers, and drug lords to keep the only witness of Trey’s murder safe and bring Wade to justice. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Carmen Vasquez
Director:
John Singleton
Genres:
Action, Crime, Thriller
7. Dance with Me (1998)
10
2
Dance with Me
PG
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ruby Sinclair
Director:
Randa Haines
Genres:
Romance, Music, Drama
Star Cast:
Kris Kristofferson, Jane Krakowski, Vanessa Williams, Joan Plowright, Chayanne
8. The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland (1999)
10
2
The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland
G
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Queen of Trash
Director:
Gary Halvorson
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Family, Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
Mandy Patinkin, Frank Oz, Fran Brill, Kevin Clash, Vanessa Williams, Sonia Manzano
9. The Man from Earth: Holocene (2017)
9
2
The Man from Earth: Holocene
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Schenkman
Genres:
Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Drama
Star Cast:
Vanessa Williams, William Katt, John Billingsley, Brittany Curran, David Lee Smith
10. Another You (1991)
9
2
Another You
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Gloria
Director:
Maurice Phillips
Genres:
Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Richard Pryor, Kevin Pollak, Gene Wilder, Vanessa Williams, Stephen Lang, Mercedes Ruehl
12. Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor (2013)
9
2
Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor
PG-13
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Janice
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Kim Kardashian, Kim Kardashian West, Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Lance Gross, Vanessa Williams, Robbie Jones
14. Hannah Montana: The Movie (2009)
7
1
Hannah Montana: The Movie
G
7
1

Miley Stewart’s popularity as Hannah Montana begins to overwhelm her actual existence. Therefore, her father convinces her to take a trip to her hometown, in order to get some perspective on what matters in life the most. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Chelsom
Genres:
Romance, Music, Family, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Emily Osment, Brooke Shields, Jason Earles, Noah Cyrus, Miley Cyrus, Billy Ray Cyrus
15. My Brother (2006)
10
2
My Brother
PG-13
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
L'Tisha Morton
Director:
Anthony Lover
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Vanessa Williams, Tatum O'Neal, Nashawn Kearse, Christopher Scott, Rodney Henry
16. Under the Gun (1988)
9
2
Under the Gun
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Samantha Richards
Director:
James Sbardellati
Genres:
Action, Comedy
Star Cast:
John Russell, Vanessa Williams, Sam J. Jones, Nick Cassavetes, Michael Halsey
17. And Then Came Love (2007)
8
2
And Then Came Love
8
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Julie
Director:
Richard Schenkman
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Vanessa Williams, Ben Vereen, Michael Boatman, Kevin Daniels, Jeremy Gumbs
18. Lil' Romeo, Nick Cannon & 3LW: Parents Just Don't Understand (2001)
8
2
Lil' Romeo, Nick Cannon & 3LW: Parents Just Don't Understand
8
2
As:
Cast
Genres:
Short, Music
Star Cast:
Romeo Miller, Adrienne Bailon, Whoopi Goldberg, Adrienne Houghton, Vanessa Williams, Nick Cannon

TV Movie(s)

1. Don Quixote (2000)
11
2
Don Quixote
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Dulcinea / Aldonza
Director:
Peter Yates
Genres:
Adventure, Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
John Lithgow, Isabella Rossellini, Bob Hoskins, Vanessa Williams, Lambert Wilson
2. Futuresport (1998)
7
1
Futuresport
R
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Alex Torres (as Vanessa L. Williams)
Director:
Ernest R. Dickerson
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Action, Thriller, Sport
Star Cast:
Emmanuelle Chriqui, Wesley Snipes, Dean Cain, Vanessa Williams, Adrian G. Griffiths, Valerie Chow
3. The Beautiful World of Ugly Betty (2007)
15
3
The Beautiful World of Ugly Betty
15
3
As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
America Ferrera, Vanessa Williams, Ashley Jensen, Alan Dale, Corinne Dekker
4. Stompin' at the Savoy (1992)
13
3
Stompin' at the Savoy
13
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Pauline
Director:
Debbie Allen
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Vanessa Williams, Lynn Whitfield, Jasmine Guy, Mario Van Peebles, Vanessa Bell Calloway
5. Perry Mason: The Case of the Silenced Singer (1990)
12
2
Perry Mason: The Case of the Silenced Singer
12
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Ron Satlof
Genres:
Mystery, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Angela Bassett, Alice Ghostley, Raymond Burr, Vanessa Williams, Barbara Hale
6. Keep the Faith, Baby (2002)
12
2
Keep the Faith, Baby
PG
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Hazel Scott
Director:
Doug McHenry
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Vanessa Williams, Harry Lennix, Don Allison, Rodger Barton, Richard Blackburn
8. The Trip to Bountiful (2014)
12
2
The Trip to Bountiful
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jessie Mae Watts
Director:
Michael Wilson
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Keke Palmer, Cicely Tyson, Blair Underwood, Vanessa Williams, Arthur French
9. Nothing Lasts Forever (1995)
12
2
Nothing Lasts Forever
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Kathy 'Kat' Hunter
Director:
Jack Bender
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Lloyd Bridges, Brooke Shields, Gail O'Grady, Gregory Harrison, Vanessa Williams
11. A Diva's Christmas Carol (2000)
11
2
A Diva's Christmas Carol
PG
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ebony Scrooge
Director:
Richard Schenkman
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Musical
Star Cast:
Kathy Griffin, Vanessa Williams, Brian McNamara, John Taylor, Rozonda 'Chilli' Thomas
12. The Courage to Love (2000)
11
2
The Courage to Love
PG-13
11
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Mother Henriette Delille
Director:
Kari Skogland
Genres:
Romance, Drama, History
Star Cast:
Diahann Carroll, Vanessa Williams, Gil Bellows, Lisa Bronwyn Moore, Karen Williams
13. Bye Bye Birdie (1995)
10
2
Bye Bye Birdie
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Rose Alvarez
Director:
Gene Saks
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Musical
Star Cast:
Chynna Phillips, Jason Alexander, Vanessa Williams, Tyne Daly, George Wendt
14. Beck and Call (2004)
10
2
Beck and Call
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Craig Zisk
Genres:
Short, Drama
Star Cast:
David Conrad, Erica Gimpel, Fiona Gubelmann, Adam Kaufman, Jim Beaver
15. Vanessa Williams & Friends: Christmas in New York (1996)
9
2
Vanessa Williams & Friends: Christmas in New York
9
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Louis J. Horvitz
Star Cast:
Phil Collins, Kevin Clash, Kenneth 'Babyface' Edmonds, Joe Cipriano, Savion Glover
16. Full Exposure: The Sex Tapes Scandal (1989)
9
2
Full Exposure: The Sex Tapes Scandal
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Valentine Hayward
Director:
Noel Nosseck
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Vanessa Williams, Jennifer O'Neill, Lisa Hartman, Peter Jurasik, Tony Denison
17. WW 3 (2001)
9
2
WW 3
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Mandel
Genres:
Drama, Sport
Star Cast:
Marin Hinkle, Vanessa Williams, Michael Constantine, Lane Smith, Timothy Hutton

Animation(s)

Omoide no Mânî (2014)
Omoide no Mânî
PG
Plot:

This Japanese animated mystery drama film revolves around a young girl named Anna, who is sent to the countryside due to health reasons on the recommendation of doctors. She soon meets a young girl with blonde hair named Marnie, and the two become close friends. It soon seems that Marnie has closer ties to Anna than Anna thinks.

As:
Cast
Director:
Hiromasa Yonebayashi
Genres:
Mystery, Drama, Family, Animation
Star Cast:
Kathy Bates, Hailee Steinfeld, Sara Takatsuki, Kasumi Arimura, Nanako Matsushima
Mama Mirabelle's Home Movies (2007)
Mama Mirabelle's Home Movies
As:
Cast
Role:
Mama Mirabelle (28 episodes, 2007-2008)
Genres:
Family, Animation
Star Cast:
Vanessa Williams, Jules de Jongh, Teresa Gallagher, Floella Benjamin, Phillipa Alexander
Suicide Squad: Hell to Pay (2018)
Suicide Squad: Hell to Pay
R
As:
Cast
Role:
Amanda Waller
Director:
Sam Liu
Genres:
Animation, Action
Star Cast:
Matthew Mercer, Christian Slater, Tara Strong, Vanessa Williams, Billy Brown
Santa, Baby! (2001)
Santa, Baby!
As:
Cast
Role:
Alicia (voice)
Director:
Lee Dannacher
Genres:
Animation
Star Cast:
Vanessa Williams, Eartha Kitt, Patti LaBelle, Gregory Hines, Tom Joyner

TV Shows and Videos

The Jacksons: An American Dream (1992)
The Jacksons: An American Dream
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama, Music, Biography
Star Cast:
Terrence Howard, Angela Bassett, Billy Dee Williams, Vanessa Williams, Lawrence-Hilton Jacobs
Score with Chicks (1994)
Score with Chicks
As:
Cast
Director:
Martin Keegan
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Vanessa Williams, Tracy Dali, Tyler Sublette, Shari Wilson, Denise Grey
The Redd Foxx Show (1986)
The Redd Foxx Show
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Barry Van Dyke, Redd Foxx, Vanessa Williams, Beverly Todd, Rosanna DeSoto
666 Park Avenue (2012)
666 Park Avenue
As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Duncan McNeill
Genres:
Mystery, Sci-Fi, Drama, Thriller, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Whoopi Goldberg, Rachael Taylor, Dave Annable, Erik Palladino, Mercedes Mason
Partners in Crime (1984)
Partners in Crime
As:
Cast
Director:
Harry Falk, James Sheldon, Leonard Stern
Genres:
Crime, Mystery, Drama
Star Cast:
Lynda Carter, David Carradine, Loni Anderson, Walter Olkewicz, Leo Rossi, Eileen Heckart
Daytime Divas (2017)
Daytime Divas
As:
Cast
Role:
Maxine Robinson (10 episodes, 2017)
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Kelly Osbourne, Tamera Mowry, Joy Behar, Tamera Mowry-Housley, Vanessa Williams, Tichina Arnold
South Beach (2006)
South Beach
As:
Cast
Director:
Jason Ensler, Whitney Ransick
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Meghan Ory, Marcus Coloma, Odette Annable, Lee Thompson Young, Chris Johnson
L.A. Doctors (1998)
L.A. Doctors
As:
Cast
Director:
Dean Parisot, Joe Napolitano, David Carson, Reynaldo Villalobos, Scott Brazil
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Betty White, Robin Williams, Sammo Hung, Matt Craven, Melora Walters, Deirdre O'Connell